Sin and Crime in the Ottoman Empire and Turkey
By Ruth Miller
Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge – 188 pages
Legislation Authority addresses issues of law, state violence, and state authority within the Ottoman and Turkish context.
Ruth Miller is an Assistant Professor of History at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. She received her Ph.D. in Near eastern Studies from Princeton University, and has published articles on Ottoman and Turkish law in the Journal of Islamic Studies, the Turkish Studies Association Journal, and Studia Islamica.